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SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

CONTRAPELO

Directed by Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer
SHORT NARRATIVE 19 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE CONTRAPELO
Contrapelo is the story of a proud Mexican barber who is forced to shave the leader of a drug cartel. By the end of the shave, the Barber will find out that he and the Capo are not so different.

Screening in Shorts Program: Handle With Care
Drama, Thriller
About the Director(s)
Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer grew up in Mexico, where he trained daily in the art of creating, observing, and managing conflict in a household with his mother and sisters. In 2011, he attended the American Film Institute Conservatory with an emphasis in Directing. At AFI, he was given the 2012 Director’s Award Grant, and his thesis film, Veladora, received the Bridges/Larson Production Award.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2013
  • Length:
    19 minutes
  • Language:
    Spanish
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Director:
    Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer
  • Screenwriter:
    Liska Ostojic, Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer
  • Producer:
    Molo Alcocer, Pin-Chun Liu
  • Editor:
    Oliver Harwood
  • Cinematographer:
    Carolina Costa
  • Executive Producer:
    Evan Anderson, Stewart Blair
  • Production Designer:
    Aashrita Kamath
  • Cast:
    Art Bonilla, Eduardo Roman, Brian Gomez, Hugo Medina, Chalo González, Martin Montero

Contacts
  • Print Source
    Pin-Chun Liu
    Ochenta y Cinco Films
    Los Angeles, 90027
    Phone: 213 610 3525
    bagaliu@gmail.com
  • Press Contact
    Molo Alcocer
    Pa
    Los Angeles, 90027
    Phone: 323 445 3055
    molo.alcocer@gmail.com
  • US Sales Contact
    Pin-Chun Liu
    Ochenta y Cinco Films
    Los Angeles, 90027
    Phone: 213 610 3525
    bagaliu@gmail.com
  • International Sales Contact
    Molo Alcocer
    Pa
    Los Angeles, 90027
    Phone: 323 445 3055
    molo.alcocer@gmail.com

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